A Slice of Summer

Painted in Mid-September, the tomatoes were coming in faster than we could eat them. From our plants and also our neighbor Dean’s. Dean’s were much better looking, round…

East Bridge

A scene from my morning walk. 6″x6″ acrylic on panel Purchase OriginalPurchase Prints

Joe Pie in Morning LIght

I was out working in my garden when I saw the way the light was hitting this joe pie weed. Ran in and got my camera. Wait, I…

A Door with History

This is the door to the basement of an old farmhouse located on the Old Mission Peninsula outside of Traverse city Michigan. It’s a beautiful spot, in the…

Sweet Summer

We try to grow tomatoes in our very shady yard, this year we’ve had some success. The peach is from Colorado. 6″x6″ acrylic on panel. Purchase OriginalPurchase Prints

Good Morning Neighbor

I was on the home stretch of my morning walk when I saw my neighbors chatting in one of their yards, they were in deep shadow with some…

Frontenac

From a photo I took last fall. Rebecca and I were on a Sunday drive, with no particular destination in mind when we saw the signs for the…

Lemon in a Cup

I gave myself the challenge of capturing both the transparency of the glass bowl and the translucence of the lemon. I’m pleased that I was able to maintain…

Loner

I painted this from a photo I took several years ago while hiking along the Deschutes River in Bend, Oregon. I love the way the lone tree is…

Abandoned Bluebird House

This birdhouse sits on the fence at the back of my garden, a few years ago we had bluebirds in it. They have several broods, and the immatures…